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  1. Bill Clinton tours VietnamRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Former president of the United States Bill Clinton is visiting Vietnam on the occasion of celebrating the 20th anniversary of diplomatic relations between the two country. Speaking at the meeting with Vietnamese President Truong Tan Sang here on Thursday, Clinton said the U.S. attaches importance to the relationship with Vietnam and will continue its assistance for the country in various sectors.

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  2. Bill Clinton: Vietnam ties among 'most important' achievementsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Hill

    Clinton touted normalized relations with Vietnam during a reception at the U.S. Embassy in Hanoi, according to The Associated Press . The event featured Clinton as its guest of honor, the news agency added, taking place on the 20th anniversary of the thaw between the two nations.

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  3. Bill Clinton visits Vietnam to mark 20th anniversary of tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    Vietnam's Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh speaks as US Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius , his husband Clayton Bond and former US President Bill Clinton look on during an event to mark the 239th anniversary of the United States' Independence Day in Hanoi on July 2, 2015. Clinton is in Hanoi to to attend the events to mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of relations between the US and Vietnam.

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    16 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Former U.S. President Bill Clinton, right, toasts with Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh, who is also a Deputy Prime Minister during an event celebrating 239th anniversary of the U.S. independence and 20th anniversary of normalization of relations between the U.S. and Vietnam in Hanoi, Vietnam on Thursday July 2, 2015. Clinton lifted the trade embargo against Vietnam in 1994 and normalized relations with the communist country a year later.

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  5. Luminous Journeys Releases Updated Myanmar Photo Tour ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | OnlinePRNews

    Online PR News 02-July-2015 Portland, Oregon Luminous Journeys Photo Tours, a division of Luminous Journeys, LLC, has updated its active 2015-16 Myanmar and Indonesia photo tour schedule with renowned photographers David Lazar, Kyaw Kyaw Winn, A.P. Soe and Rarindra Prakarsa. David Lazar's Luminous bali photo tour & workshop is a completely original 14-day photographic journey away from the tourist zones and into the true heart of Bali's ethereal beauty and inimitable people.

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  6. Vietnam Airlines Opens More Doors to Tourism in Europe With New AircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Skift

    There is no over-the-top design here, especially not on the leased aircraft - it's all out of the catalogue - but it ticks all the boxes on comfort and convenience and is ideally suited for the market in these routes. In a ceremony today in Toulouse, Vietnam Airlines has become the world's second airline to fly the A350XWB aircraft - it is the first airline SkyTeam alliance member, and the first Asian carrier to fly Airbus' latest NextGen aircraft.

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  7. U.S. officials take part in global Pride eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Washington Blade

    The rainbow flag flew over U.S. Ambassador to Vietnam Ted Osius' official residence in Hanoi after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled same-sex couples can marry in all 50 states. U.S. officials around the world took part in Pride celebrations this past weekend amid continued celebrations over the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that extended marriage rights to same-sex couples throughout the country.

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  8. Travel Diary: A Vietnamese Man Talks About Gay Life in Ho Chi Minh CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Towleroad

    We spent a month traveling in Vietnam in April and May of 2015 and found it to be open-minded and gay-friendly country. We never once had problems booking double rooms and locals were never once bemused by us.

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  9. Warburg-led group invests $100 mln in Vincom RetailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | PE Hub

    Vingroup Joint Stock Company , Vietnam's largest publicly-traded real estate operator and one of the largest companies by market capitalization, today announced that a consortium led by an affiliate of Warburg Pincus, a leading global private equity firm focused on growth investing, has completed a follow-on minority investment of approximately $100 million in Vincom Retail, a subsidiary of Vingroup and Vietnam's largest owner and operator of shopping malls. The follow-on investment brings the total investment to date by the Warburg Pincus consortium to $300 million, making it one of the largest investments by a private equity firm ever in Vietnam.

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  10. There's one word to describe Cham Island: peace. Photo credit: VnexpressRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Thanh Nein News

    Cham island off Hoi An in central Vietnam has been a popular destination as its wild and peaceful nature offers just what people need after a tour of nostalgia through the ancient town. The island is the biggest in a group of islands 15 kilometers off Cua Dai in Hoi An, and is known for its long white sandy coast, clean beaches and arguably the freshest and cheapest seafood in the country.

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  11. Manchester City officials tie up next month's friendly with VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Thanh Nein News

    Manchester City's head of tours and friendlies Lucia Sanchez visits the Hanoi's My Dinh Stadium during her visit from June 25-27 for next month's friendly with Vietnam. Photo: Le Nam Manchester City executives have wrapped up a three-day visit to Hanoi to arrange a friendly match the English club will play against Vietnam at the end of July.

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  12. Mumbai is fifth 'best value city' globally: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Rediff.com

    Mumbai comes after Hanoi , Warsaw , Sharm el Sheikh and Bangkok , 2015 TripIndex Cities, annual TripAdvisor cost comparison study showed. The most expensive destination in the world is Cancun, Mexico, Zurich in Switzerland was ranked at the second spot, followed by New York City , London and Punta Cana .

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  13. Panel discussion on Vietnam's abusive treatment of ethnic Montagnards banned by NCPORead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | The Nation

    A PRESS conference organised by Human Rights Watch to highlight the plight of a Vietnamese minority group was banned from taking place at the Foreign Correspondents' Club of Thailand in Bangkok yesterday after the authorities said staging it could affect good relations between Thailand and Vietnam. HRW staff in Bangkok said the move, the first against the New York-based group, was a new low for the military regime when it came to restricting freedom of expression.

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  14. Tropical storm Kujira to continue to bring rain to Northeast of ThailandRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Pattaya Mail

    The Meteorological Department has indicated that the Northeast of Thailand will continue to experience precipitation due to the tropical storm Kujira. Kujira has weakened to a depression in the upper part of Vietnam, around 100 kilometers away from Hanoi.

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  15. China moves controversial oil rig closer to Vietnam coast in disputed South China SeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | South China Morning Post

    China has moved an oil rig at the centre of last year's violent dispute with Vietnam closer to the latter's coast in the disputed South China Sea, weeks ahead of the first visit by a top Vietnamese leader to the United States. The move came after Beijing said it was close to setting up new outposts in the maritime heart of Southeast Asia as it nears the completion of its land reclamation in the South China Sea.

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  16. China moves controversial oil rig back towards Vietnam coastRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Reuters

    China has moved an oil rig at the center of last year's violent dispute with Vietnam closer to Vietnam's coast in the disputed South China Sea, just weeks ahead of the first visit by a chief of Vietnam's Communist Party to Washington. The move, announced by China's maritime safety authorities, comes soon after the country indicated it was close to setting up new outposts in the maritime heart of Southeast Asia, as it nears completion of land reclamation in the South China Sea.

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  17. Seven moon bears freed from bile-farming operation in Vietnam as crackdown on trade tightensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | South China Morning Post

    Animals Asia staff carry an anaesthetised moon bear from a private bear farm in Vietnam's northeastern province of Quang Ninh.Photo: AFP Freed from captivity in tiny metal cages, seven long-suffering Asiatic moon bears have been rescued on bile farms in northern Vietnam, as efforts to end the illegal trade are boosted. Bear bile farming is banned but it is legal to raise the animals as pets - a loophole used by illicit Vietnamese farms to feed a regional demand for the digestive fluid, which is believed to possess healing properties in traditional Chinese medicine.

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  18. Moon bears rescued from bile farms in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Thanh Nein News

    A captive moon bear is seen inside a metal cage at a private bear farm which was targeted by animal protection group Animals Asia during a four-day rescue operation, in Vietnam's north-eastern Quang Ninh province, on June 23, 2015 Freed from captivity in tiny metal cages, seven long-suffering Asiatic moon bears have been rescued on bile farms in northern Vietnam, as efforts to end the illegal trade are boosted. Bear bile farming is banned but it is legal to raise the animals as pets -- a loophole used by illicit Vietnamese farms to feed a regional demand for the digestive fluid, which is believed to possess healing properties in traditional Chinese medicine.

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  19. HANOI: Vietnam quarantines Russian tourist for MERS checkRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Asia News Network

    Health officials in the Tay Nguyen province of Lam Dong in Vietnam have quarantined a female Russian tourist, suspected of carrying MERS, for further observation, an official said on Tuesday. Director of the provincial health department Dr. Pham Thi Bach Yen said the Russian woman was staying in isolation at the Lam Dong General Hospital in Da Lat City.

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  20. Hanoi airport firm suspends staff member for throwing passports at passengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Thanh Nein News

    Photos from the Facebook post of the passenger showing passports on the ground and the check-in woman posing with two fingers. Photo credit: kienthuc.net.vn The Hanoi Ground Services Company has suspended a check-in employee for "losing her temper" and throwing some passengers' passports on the floor.

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